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Mythos

Stephen Fry

  • Bindwijze: Paperback
  • Taal: Engels
  • Categorie: Taal
  • Uitgever: Penguin Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781405934138
  • Review:
The Greek Myths Retold
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Taal:Engels
Bindwijze:Paperback
Druk:1
Verschijningsdatum:juli 2018
Afmetingen:19,8 x 12,9 x 3,2 cm
Aantal pagina's:464 pagina's
Illustraties:Nee
Betrokkenen
Auteur:Stephen Fry
Auteur:Stephen Fry
Vertaling
Vertaald door:Matthias Frings
Originele Titel:Mythos. A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece
Character
Personage:Geen personage

Samenvatting

STEP INTO ANOTHER WORLD - OF MAGIC, MAYHEM, MONSTERS AND MANIACAL GODS - IN STEPHEN FRY'S MOMENTOUS SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, MYTHOS 'A romp through the lives of ancient Greek gods. Fry is at his story-telling best . . . the gods will be pleased' Times Discover Stephen Fry's magnificent retelling of the greatest myths and legends ever told . . . ___________ No one loves and quarrels, desires and deceives as boldly or brilliantly as Greek gods and goddesses. In Stephen Fry's vivid retelling, we gaze in wonder as wise Athena is born from the cracking open of the great head of Zeus and follow doomed Persephone into the dark and lonely realm of the Underworld. We shiver in fear when Pandora opens her jar of evil torments and watch with joy as the legendary love affair between Eros and Psyche unfolds. Mythos captures these extraordinary myths for our modern age - in all their dazzling and deeply human relevance. Order TROY now, Stephen Fry's bewitching retelling of the most legendary story ever told . . . ___________ NOW THE INSPIRATION FOR THE MYTHOS SUITE, STEPHEN FRY AND DEBBIE WISEMAN'S MUSICAL PRODUCTION OF FRY'S THRILLING RETELLINGS 'A head-spinning marathon of legends' Guardian 'An Olympian feat. The gods seem to be smiling on Fry - his myths are definitely a hit' Evening Standard 'An odyssey through Greek mythology. Brilliant . . . all hail Stephen Fry' Daily Mail 'A rollicking good read' Independent SHORTLISTED FOR A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD